This alarm clock wakes you up with a freshly-brewed cup of coffee Your worst enemy is now your own personal barista. UK-based industrial designer Josh Renouf has invented the Barisieur, an alarm clock that instead of waking you with annoying bells and beeps, eases you into your day with the relaxing aroma of fresh coffee. Barisieur looks like your average alarm clock, with what looks like a chemistry set on top. Inside a glass beaker are stainless steel balls that boil water through induction heating. The hot water is then pushed out through a tube, onto the ground coffee, before finally dripping into a cup. There’s also a vial that contains the milk, and a cabinet to store sugar and coffee.
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The private jet of the future doesn't have a single window (but the view is still spectacular) Introducing the next generation of luxury air travel! The windowless jet from Technicon Desig. Windowless you say? How to make posting images on Facebook work for you Research has shown that images are the most engaging content shared on Facebook, but unfortunately they’re not used as much as they should. Research has shown that images are the most engaging content shared on Facebook, but unfortunately they’re not used as much as they should. With a bit of creativity and thinking a bit outside of the box, you can shift your Facebook posts to use more images and increase your engagement. This article is about posting images on Facebook.
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